West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Air Cadet Memorial
Erected 1945 by USMA Classes of 1943, 1944 and 1945.
Location. 41° 23.373′ N, 73° 57.728′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Mills Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located at the north end of Lusk Reservoir. Marker is in this post office area: West Point NY 10996, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Flight Memorial (here, next to this marker); To the American Soldier (within shouting distance of this marker); Forts Webb, Wyllys and Meigs (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); North and South Redoubts (about 400 feet away); The Beverly Robinson House (about 400 feet away); Artillery Blind (about 400 feet away); Fort Arnold (about 400 feet away); Fort Putnam (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
More about this marker. Monument contains the names of all air cadets who died while undergoing flight training. A sundial sits on top of the memorial.
Categories. • Military •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 28, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 700 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 28, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.